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Wiredsport -this is a great thread. I'd appreciate your feedback in this. I'm looking for a new park board/all mountain freestyle, and I'm leaning towards the Evil Twin. I currently ride a 154 Rome Agent, but it feels a little long for me (I'm 5'6/130 lbs). I demo'd an Evo last season, but I didn't like how it felt outside of the park. So I'm looking at a 2011 Evil Twin. Do you think this will be a god choice for me? And if it is, should I go with the 147 or 151 (when looking at the 2011 line). Thanks!
Wiredsport - any feedback? I'm looking forward to hearing your thoughts so I can make a decision on a board. Thanks!
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Wiredsport - any feedback? I'm looking forward to hearing your thoughts so I can make a decision on a board. Thanks!
Hi adk,

Stoked to help. What is your foot size?


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Stoked to help. What is your foot size?
I wear a size 8 boot.
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I wear a size 8 boot.
The 2011 ET 151 will be perfect for you.

Thanks!


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Hi French,

With the normal lift from your bindings you will be in fine shape. When you have them mounted at your width and angles, you can test how much lean you will be able to get before you get drag. The board is the correct width for your feet. Boot padding is always the variable, but you look within a normal range.
Thank you! On tuesday I will get my Burton Cartels in large, and then I will check how it all fits together
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What's the best Evil Twin for me? I'm 160 pounds and wear a US size 10.5 snowboot. I keep my stance angles duck like 25 and -25 ish.

Also, do I need a wide version of Evil Twin? What length? Thanks!
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No Wide Version needed In my opinion the 157 Evil Twin should be fine
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What's the best Evil Twin for me? I'm 160 pounds and wear a US size 10.5 snowboot. I keep my stance angles duck like 25 and -25 ish.

Also, do I need a wide version of Evil Twin? What length? Thanks!
Heavy duck stance like 25's lets you go much narrower. No wide needed. 154 cm will be a great choice.

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Hey, i'm 6'2 and 190 lbs. I ride like 95% park and mostly jumps and I love to butter and some boxes too. I was thinking of either Bataleon airobic 157 or Evil Twin 157. I don't want a stiff board, I want it to be playful and most definately forgiving so i can learn bigger spins and also flips. So which board would be better for me? Oh and i've got size 11 boots so both have 255 mm right? so thats pretty much perfect as it seems.
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Hey, i'm 6'2 and 190 lbs. I ride like 95% park and mostly jumps and I love to butter and some boxes too. I was thinking of either Bataleon airobic 157 or Evil Twin 157. I don't want a stiff board, I want it to be playful and most definately forgiving so i can learn bigger spins and also flips. So which board would be better for me? Oh and i've got size 11 boots so both have 255 mm right? so thats pretty much perfect as it seems.
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For inverts and bigger hits I would still suggest the ET. The Airobic will have a little advantage for butters / presses, but that is only part of what you are describing and the bigger stuff puts a much higher requirement of the deck.

The 157 will be terrific for your size. It is 255 at the waist.

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